Entries by PfallerM

Austrian Airlines flies normally again from London and to Tel Aviv

Austrian Airlines can now offer the two destinations London and Tel Aviv regularly again. The Austrian government’s landing ban for passenger flights from the United Kingdom expired yesterday. Austrian Airlines is therefore flying normally again between London and Vienna as of today. Previously, Austria’s home carrier flew with passengers to the metropolis on the Thames, […]

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The Netherlands: Change in COVID test policy

As of 16 March 2021 the COVID test policy has changed. The following changes were announced by the Dutch government. Transfer passengers who transfer in the Netherlands and continue travelling by aircraft only need to show a NAAT (PCR) test result issued within 72 hours before arrival in Amsterdam. An additional rapid test is no […]

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LOT Polish Airlines: Online Check-In

Important information about LOT Polish Airlines Online-Check-In. Due to dynamically changing restrictions caused by the current epidemiological situation, at the moment, LOT online check-in only allows to select a seat on board, but you cannot create and print out the respective boarding pass. The boarding pass will be issued at the check-in counter once the […]

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Austrian Airlines slowly increases flight schedule

Resumption of more than 20 destinations for the summer flight schedule and takeover of the Vienna-Hanover connection in the 2021 summer flight schedule. After a short peak in the flight schedule during Christmas and up to 15 percent flight supply in January and February, Austrian Airlines plans to continuously increase the flight schedule until summer. […]

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Emirates enhances smart contactless journey with touchless self check-in kiosks

Emirates’ self-check-in and bag drop kiosks at Dubai International (DXB), which made its debut in September last year, have now gone touchless further enhancing the smart contactless journey for passengers travelling from Dubai. The 32 self-service bag drop machines and 16 check-in kiosks can be controlled completely by personal mobile devices without touching the screens; […]

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KLM remains committed to sustainable aviation fuel

KLM’s Corporate BioFuel Programme has been renamed the KLM Corporate SAF Programme. SAF stands for Sustainable Aviation Fuel. KLM has opted for this new name to make it clear that the fuel it buys is manufactured sustainably, using raw materials that do not cause deforestation, impede food production or harm the environment in any other […]

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British Airways VeriFLY – new travel health app

British Airways has announced that they will begin trialling a new travel health app, VeriFLY, with customers who are eligible to travel between London and the US from 04 February. British Airways will be the first UK airline to do so: VeriFLY is designed to offer peace of mind before travel by checking customers meet […]

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COVID-19 affected operations of LATAM group in U.S.

LATAM: The impact of COVID-19 has been of unprecedented magnitude for the airline industry. The restrictions imposed by different governments and the drop in demand have affected the operation of the LATAM group at a level never seen before, which has led them to make strategic decisions to reduce costs and voluntarily file for Chapter […]